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William Colenso Drummond

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 24), Page: 9 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 24), Page: 9 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Colenso AWMM
  • Surname
    Drummond AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 25/3 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 September 1880 AWMM OngaongaHawkes Bay AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Maude Drummond (wife), Allardice Street, Dannevirke, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 February 1916 AWMM Married AWMM
    Married, 1 child AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 25/3 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 6 September 1915 AWMM Mechanic/Military AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Shell shock, France AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Invalided to New Zealand August 1917 AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Influenza and pneumonia AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Colonel John and Jessie Drummond (nee McLeod).

    Husband of Maud Annie Drummond (nee Hansaid), married 1909, of 42, Swinburn St., Dannevirke. Father of Jessie Hansard Drummond b1910.

    According to his WW1 file, William Colenso Drummond was married in Dannevirke and his only child was born in Westport before the War. He was shell-shocked in France and invalided back to NZ – his discharge address was given as his father’s address in Dannevirke where he died in 1918.

    Prominent competitor at the NZ Rifle Association's meetings. AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 November 1918 AWMM
    Age 38 AWMM
    DannevirkeManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Mangatera Cemetery, Dannevirke, Tararua District, New Zealand AWMM Plot 44. Division P. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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